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Monday , July 30 , 2012
Since 1st March, 1999
Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.70°C (+1)
Max : 31.60°C (+0)
Rainfall : 2.20 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 95.00% Min : 81.00%
Sunrise : 5:9 AM
Sunset : 6:19 PM
One or two spells of light or moderate rain likely.

A road runs through them

Alamgir Sheikh is immersed in his general knowledge book under the faint light of the trident lamps lining a Ballygunge Circular Road footpath, his study table-cum-bed for the night after a dinner of puffed rice and jaggery. ...   | Read..

Personal trip to splendid past

Among those embarking on the Explore Calcutta tour on Sunday morning was Daniel Alphonsus, 20. Originally from Sri ...   | Read..

To be a tourist in my city

The second Explore Calcutta tour got off to a galloping start on Sunday morning. Eight silver horse carriages were lined up n...   | Read..

Chaos at teacher job test

The School Service Commission (SSC) examinations on Sunday saw chaotic scenes at centres across the state with misprints on a...   | Read..

Specimens lost in college fire

Rare botanical specimens were gutted in a fire on a first-floor laboratory of Scottish Church College while an exhibition was...   | Read..

Mentors’ tips on Presi campus

The Presidency mentor group will suggest how to the build the university’s second campus at Rajarhat in its third report, to ...   | Read..

Barasat molester duo elude police

Two of the four youths accused of molesting a teenager in Barasat were on the run even 48 hours after the incident. A team fr...   | Read..
A road runs through them
Good Morning
Hello It's Monday , July 30 , 2012
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bullet t-shirt painting
bullet theatre
bullet Art watch
What's on in town
Today's Tips
 You share your birthday with...
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lisa Kudrow, Hilary Swank, Sonu Niigaam, Christopher Nolan & Simon Bak ...Read.. 
Sites marked for Maidan stations
Metro Railway has selected three plots that are part of the land owned by the army on the Maidan to ...   | Read..

Wheat raid draws

The enforcement branch on Sunday failed to track down four men allegedly be...   | Read..

Students held for fraud

Two engineering students were arrested on Sunday following a complaint by a...   | Read..

The City Diary More.. 
bullet 16-year-old raped